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Creator:
Charles Fox, 1749–1809, British
after Stephen Poyntz Denning, 1795–1864, British
Published by Moon, Boys & Graves, ca. 1812–1892, British
and Pieri Bénard, active ca. 1810–1835, French
Title:
John Burnet, Author of "Practical Hints on Painting"
Date:
1827
Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper with beige chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 x 11 7/16 inches (40.6 x 29.1 cm), Plate: 12 1/8 x 9 1/2 inches (30.8 x 24.2 cm), Sheet: 11 1/2 x 8 15/16 inches (29.2 x 22.7 cm), and Image: 7 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches (20 x 19 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "T"; lower right: "4/-"

Lettered, lower center: "John Burnet | Author of "Practical Hints on Paintin" &c | Engraved by Charles Fox from a Drawing by S P Denning | Pub.d Dec.r 1 1827, for the Proprietor, by Moon, Boys & Graves, 8 Pall Mall East. | et a Paris, Par Pieri Benard, Boulevard des Italiens"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12257
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | author | bust | collar | cravat | gaze | painter | portrait | posing | writer
Associated People:
Burnet, John (1784–1868), painter, engraver, and writer on art
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:51825
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